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India to construct $1.04bn 900MW hydropower project in Nepal
26 November, 2014
Nepal has signed a project development agreement (PDA) with India for construction of a $1.04bn Arun III hydropower plant. ...
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Areva secures contract for Alpha Ventus wind farm offshore Germany
Wednesday, November 26, 2014 Areva has signed an agreement to provide service and maintenance for its six 5MW wind turbines at the Alpha Ventus offshore wind farm in Germany....

Yingli Solar to supply solar panels for 300MW solar park in France
Wednesday, November 26, 2014 Solar power manufacturer Yingli Solar has signed an agreement to supply 120MW of YGE 72 Cell solar panels for a 300MW project that will be developed by Neoen in the south-western part of France....

Adani Power to acquire 600MW Korba West Power project from Avantha Power
Tuesday, November 25, 2014 Adani Power (APL) has entered a binding agreement with Avantha Power and Infrastructure (APIL) for the purchase of 600MW Korba West Power (KWPCL) unit for more than INR42bn ($680m)....

World powers and Iran agree to seven-month extension of nuclear programme talks
Tuesday, November 25, 2014 Six world powers and Iran have agreed to a seven-month extension for negotiations over the Iranian nuclear programme....

SunEdison and Renova Energia form JV for 1GW solar PV development in Brazil
Tuesday, November 25, 2014 Solar power manufacturer SunEdison has formed a joint venture (JV) with Brazilian renewable energy firm Renova Energia to develop, own and operate 1GW of utility scale solar photovoltaic...

South Korea to build four nuclear power plants by 2022
Monday, November 24, 2014 South Korea plans to build two new nuclear power plants by 2017, with another two to be built by 2022 as part of its effort to boost nuclear power, which currently meets one-third of the...

Scotland to establish wave energy technology development body
Monday, November 24, 2014 The Scottish Government has announced its plans to set up a wave energy technology development body in an effort to encourage innovation in the industry....

Siemens receives power equipment order for 869MW Oregon Clean Energy Center in US
Monday, November 24, 2014 German power manufacturer Siemens has received an order from Black & Veatch for delivery of Power Island equipment for the 869MW Oregon Clean Energy Center (OCEC), located in Oregon city of Ohio, US....

Siemens to deliver two H-Class gas turbines for combined cycle power plant in Japan
Friday, November 21, 2014 Siemens has received an order from Fuji Electric for two H-Class gas turbines for the combined cycle power plant of Kobe Steel (KOBELCO) in Moka City, Tochigi Prefecture, Japan. ...

Stobart to construct £110m CHP biomass plant in Widnes, UK
Friday, November 21, 2014 Stobart Group has secured £110m in funding for the development of 20MWe, 7.8MWth combined heat and power biomass plant at Widnes, UK....

Panda Power Funds' 758MW natural gas power plant in Texas begins production
Friday, November 21, 2014 Private equity firm Panda Power Funds has commissioned the 758MW natural gas-fuelled combined-cycle power plant (CCPT) in Sherman, Texas,...

IKEA acquires 165MW wind farm in US from Apex Clean Energy
Thursday, November 20, 2014 IKEA Group has acquired a 165MW wind farm in Cameron County, Texas, US, from renewable energy firm Apex Clean...

Armenia to upgrade nuclear power plant with $270m loan from Russia
Thursday, November 20, 2014 The Armenian Government has approved the proposal for an intergovernmental Russian-Armenian loan agreement, which aims to renovate and prolong the operational lifetime of the second unit at...

Gamesa signs two contracts to supply 112MW in China
Thursday, November 20, 2014 Spain-based wind turbine manufacturer Gamesa has signed two supply contracts in China totalling...

Mogul Power ties up with SEPCOIII Electric for $1bn power project in Mongolia
Wednesday, November 19, 2014 Mogul Power, backed by investment manager Firebird Management, has signed a binding memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Chinese state-owned enterprise SEPCOIII Electric Power...

Saudi Electric plans to buy minority stake in UK's Hinkley Point nuclear project
Wednesday, November 19, 2014 Saudi Arabian utility firm Saudi Electric plans to invest in the £24.5bn nuclear power station at Hinkley Point in Somerset, UK....

Bio-energy plant supplies 8% power for Nestle's factory in UK
Wednesday, November 19, 2014 The on-site bio-energy plant for Nestle's Fawdon confectionery factory, near Newcastle, UK, is providing 8% of the factory's power requirements, Clearfleau has revealed. ...

US NRL to use pulsed electron beam technology to reduce NOx in coal power plants
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 The US Naval Research Laboratory (NRL) has joined forces with a power company to use its pulsed electron beam technology to cut nitric oxide and nitrogen dioxide (NOx) emitted by coal power plants. ...

Siemens and Bechtel win EPC contract for 778MW combined-cycle power plant in US
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 Siemens and Bechtel have jointly won an engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract for a 778MW natural gas-fuelled Panda Power Funds' Stonewall Energy Project in Leesburg, Virginia, US....

SunEdison and TerraForm Power to buy First Wind for $2.4bn
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 Solar power manufacturer SunEdison and its power plant holding unit TerraForm Power have signed a definitive agreement to acquire US-based First Wind for $2.4bn....


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